Learn to meditate with the Sri Chinmoy Centre

Inspired by the example of our meditation teacher Sri Chinmoy, we organise free meditation classes, concerts and other initiatives for the upliftment of the human spirit in over 40 countries around the globe.

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Our service

Besides being a home for its members to meet for meditation and spiritual activity, the Sri Chinmoy Centre also serves the wider world in many ways.

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Soulful music is one of the easiest paths to inner peace; we give many concerts including the international Songs of the Soul series. More...

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Many of Sri Chinmoy's students love to challenge themselves through athletics, and organise athletic events for the public. More...


In many cities, Sri Chinmoy's students have opened up restaurants, cafes and other enterprises - oases of peace in a busy world. More...

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A torch relay founded by Sri Chinmoy that travels to over 80 countries spreading the message of peace and oneness. More...

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As part of the Oneness-Heart Tears and Smiles initiative, we partner with other groups to serve people in less advantaged countries. More....

Around the world

Visit some of our 200 member websites and read about their spiritual experiences, stories and insights…

15 October 2016

Pope Francis blesses the Peace Torch

6 October 2016

Adriano’s account of swimming the English Channel

In a recent book, Adriano Passini from Brazil explains the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of successfully swimming the English Channel at his first attempt.


Sumangali is a member of the York Sri Chinmoy Centre. She is a keen writer, and has written a book about her life with Sri Chinmoy, entitled 'Auspicious Good Fortune'.

Pranlobha is a very keen photographer, and has used that talent to great effect on her travels throughout the world with the World Harmony Run.

A life less ordinary

by Jaitra Gillespie from Auckland, NZ

This article was first published in Salient magazine in 2002, author and New Zealand Sri Chinmoy Centre member John Gillespie asked to contribute to a series entitled "My Life," presenting people with unique lifestyles and beliefs, alternative...

Gorbachev – a man in a million

by Mallikarjun Rakala from New York, US

“President Gorbachev: A man in a million, A heart in a billion And A soul in a trillion.”

Patanga Cordeiro

Joy-Day Games!

by Patanga Cordeiro from São Paulo, BR

After reading Sri Chinmoy's comments, we've been giving more importance to playing games in our Joy-Days (and also in the Centre). This also resulted in rediscovering some of our childhood games. For inspiration of those interested, I describe...

Kamalakanta Nieves


A periodical collection of reflective essays contributed by Sri Chinmoy's students, each exploring a different theme. View some of our recent editions...

Stories by our members

  • The spiritual search that led us to the Sri Chinmoy Centre
  • Inner growth and fulfillment on our path of self discovery
  • Profound experiences with our teacher, Sri Chinmoy.

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  • Books by students of Sri Chinmoy

    A collection of books, written by students of Sri Chinmoy.     

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  • Contact us

    Contact the Sri Chinmoy Centre nearest you, or send a message via our global form. Contact »